Two shot in Hamilton, police say

Two shot in Hamilton, police say
Police received reports of two individuals who sustained gunshot wounds Friday afternoon. (Source: Dakota, Michael)

HAMILTON, Ohio (FOX19) - Two people were shot in Hamilton Friday afternoon, police say. The incidents are believed to be related.

Hamilton Police and Fire units responded to the 700 block of S 2nd Street around 1 p.m. for reports of a person shot, the Hamilton Police Department says in a release.

They found a man on the ground with a gunshot wound. Hamilton Fire transported the man to the hospital.

A short time later, Butler County Dispatch reportedly received a call that a second person had shown up to an area hospital with a gunshot wound.

Police believe the two victims sustained their wounds in the same incident.

Hamilton Police detectives are investigating. They ask anyone with information to call (513) 868.5811 ext. 2002.

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